Name: Charlotte Buck
Sport: Rowing
Event(s): Women’s Eight
Height: 6-0
Birthplace: Nyack, N.Y.
Hometown: Nyack, N.Y.
High School: Nyack High School (Nyack, N.Y.)
College: Columbia University (New York, N.Y.) ‘18
Team/Club: New York Athletic Club, Rockland Rowing Association
Coach(es): Tom Terhaar, Laurel Korholz
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2020)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, 4th (women's eight)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2018 – bronze (US 8+)
  • Years of participation: US 8+ – 2018
  • Medals: 1 (1 bronze)
Other Career Highlights
  • Team captain and recipient of the MVP award at Columbia University in both 2017 and 2018
Personal: Walked on to the Columbia team during her freshman fall...A vegetarian since fourth grade, she loves cooking and runs a vegan food Instagram page called @vegan_testkitchen...In her spare time, likes to play Kubb and other lawn games, listen to the "You're Wrong About" Podcast, and crafting...Played tennis and basketball in high school and joined theater and debate...Started rowing with the Rockland Rowing masters team in the summer of 2014, making her mom go out on the water in a double...Her sister convinced Charlotte to join the team to find friends and an outlet for her competitive drive that had previously been channeled into high school mock trial and moot court competitions.